Ubuntu GNOME 13.10

Ubuntu GNOME is an official flavour of Ubuntu, featuring the GNOME desktop environment. Ubuntu GNOME is a mostly pure GNOME desktop experience built from the Ubuntu repositories.

System Requirements

The Minimum System Requirement for Ubuntu GNOME is 1 GB of RAM. It is recommended to have more. If you have an old machine, you may consider other alternatives like Lubuntu.

Features of 13.10

  • Most of GNOME 3.8 is now included. See the GNOME release notes for more details. The few missing bits of 3.8 are available on the stable gnome3-team Gnome3 PPA.

  • Many Artwork improvements including new bootloader theme, plymouth theme, wallpapers, installer slideshow and completed branding with our new Logo.
  • The new GNOME Classic session is included. To try it, choose it from the Sessions option on the login screen.
  • Ubuntu Online Accounts is no longer included by default (1040193). If you'd like to install it, install gnome-control-center-signon, evolution-data-server-uoa, and whichever of the account-plugin-* packages you want to use.


  • gdm
  • gnome-shell
  • libreoffice
  • Ubuntu software center
  • Firefox
  • Evolution

Get Ubuntu GNOME 13.10

Download Ubuntu GNOME 13.10.

Upgrading from last release

When upgrading, it is highly recommended that you back up your own data.

The update manager GUI will offer you the next release of Ubuntu GNOME; Alternatively, launch Terminal and enter

sudo do-release-upgrade


PPA for Ubuntu GNOME can be found on this link.

Ubuntu Release notes


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